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Uga Girault

(Life: Kingdom: Metazoa (animals); Phylum: Arthropoda; Class: Hexapoda; Order: Hymenoptera; Superfamily: Chalcidoidea; Family: Chalcididae; Subfamily: Haltichellinae)

Uga Girault, 1930. Type species: Stomatoceras colliscutellum Girault 1922.

Classification

 

Uga coriacea Kerrich, 1960

Distribution

South Africa, Uganda. Also Australasian, Oriental, Palaearctic regions.

Biology

Parasitoids of Coccinellidae (Coleoptera).

References

Girault, A.A. 1930. New pests from Australia VIII. 5pp. Brisbane, private publication.

Kerrich, G.J. 1960. A systematic study of the chalcid genus Uga Girault (Hym.: Chalcidoidea), parasites of epilachnine beetles. Proceedings of the Royal Entomological Society of London (B) 29(9/10): 113-119.

Credits

Map illustration Simon van Noort (Iziko Museums of South Africa).


Web author Simon van Noort (Iziko South African Museum)

 

Citation: van Noort, S. 2021. WaspWeb: Hymenoptera of the Afrotropical region. URL: www.waspweb.org (accessed on <day/month/year>).

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